“Back to nature” in the mountains? Not a chance! Alpine idylls are usually only found in estate agents’ brochures. The only thing that counts is resource-intensive mass tourism against a backdrop of artificially arranged mountain panoramas, for which tons of earth is excavated so that there are enough reservoirs to supply the snow cannons. A startling depiction of the state of the Alps. Simon Hauck
Writer: Robert Schabus. Camera: Lukas Gnaiger. Sound: Bertram Knappitsch. Editing: Robert Schabus. Music: Lukas Lauermann. Production: NGF - Nikolaus Geyrhalter Filmproduktion GmbH. Producer: Michael Kitzberger, Wolfgang Widerhofer, Markus Glaser, Nikolaus Geyrhalter. Length: 88 min.
No youth rating
The filmmaker grew up on a farm in Carinthia's Gail Valley and studied philosophy, education and media communication at the University of Klagenfurt. He is the brother of the visual artist Hans Schabus and lives in Klagenfurt.
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Munich is the home of the filmmakers whose works are gathered together in the Munich Premieres. But time and again, the view extends far beyond the city limits.